Prayer IS An Action. But – – – Wait A Minute!

I see a lot of folks offering things like: “Pray about it.” Or “Connect with your higher power.” Or “Have you asked God for help?” What I don’t see a lot of – and I’m talking about activity in rooms for addiction and/or recovery – is, “What have you done to try to fix this?” Or “WhatContinue reading “Prayer IS An Action. But – – – Wait A Minute!”

Please Label Me So I Can Go Tell Everyone What You Think!

When will folks get over name calling? I used to think labels were something thrown around only in school. College maybe, but not later on in life – as adults – when we’re supposed to have outgrown that crap. But not only is it still prevalent everywhere, people are just mortified of being labeled somethingContinue reading “Please Label Me So I Can Go Tell Everyone What You Think!”

Sticky Notes Cover The Bathroom Mirror

They all say the same thing, “Right Attitude.” I take my coffee with Hazelnut Creamer and I take my days with the right attitude. If there’s a problem, I do my part to fix it, If someone needs to be called, I call, If I need to take care of something, I do it, IfContinue reading “Sticky Notes Cover The Bathroom Mirror”

Emotional Distance

Aren’t those two words just brilliant together?! Emotional Distance. If only I’d employed a little of that at the beginning of my alcoholic career, I might never have become an alcoholic in the first place. I might never have developed my emotional attachment to alcohol. Oh well. I didn’t think to put those two wordsContinue reading “Emotional Distance”